Malta Maritime Summit 2024 and Naples Shipping Week: A Celebrated Twinning of Maritime Events

By July 2, 2024 No Comments

The Malta Maritime Summit 2024 and Naples Shipping Week have officially twinned, forming a dynamic partnership that combines the strengths and ambitions of these premier maritime events. This twinning represents a new era of cooperation and shared vision, promising to advance the maritime industry’s global dialogue and innovation.

Event Details and Venues

Naples Shipping Week will take place from September 30 to October 5, 2024, featuring events throughout Naples. Its finale, a grand networking dinner, will be hosted at the historic Villa Campolieto on October 4. Situated near the Reggia di Portici and the archaeological site of Herculaneum, Villa Campolieto provides an extraordinary backdrop for this prestigious event, managed by the Fondazione delle Ville Vesuviane.

Following Naples Shipping Week, the Malta Maritime Summit will be held from October 7 to 11, 2024, in Malta. This biennial event will focus on sustainability in the maritime sector, engaging global stakeholders in critical discussions on maritime policy, naval industry sustainability, and the sea economy.

Naples Shipping Week: A Hub of Maritime Excellence

Naples Shipping Week (NSW), now in its sixth edition, has cemented its place as a vital gathering for Italy’s shipping and port sectors. Coordinated by the International Propeller Club Port of Naples and ClickutilityTeam, the event is a collaborative effort involving a wide array of local and national partners, both public and private.

NSW’s agenda includes Port&ShippingTech, the international forum dedicated to maritime and logistics innovations, which has reached its sixteenth edition. The event will also cover themes such as energy transition, sustainable port development, and the human element in shipping, with activities taking place at the Maritime Station Congress Center on October 3 and 4.

Malta Maritime Summit: A Focus on Sustainability

The Malta Maritime Summit will build on the discussions from NSW, featuring high-level conferences from October 7 to 11, 2024. As a pivotal biennial event, the Summit will address key issues in maritime sustainability, policy, and the economics of the sea, bringing together influential maritime leaders and stakeholders.

A United Front on Maritime Issues

The twinning of Naples Shipping Week and the Malta Maritime Summit exemplifies their mutual commitment to advancing the maritime industry’s future. Umberto Masucci, President of The International Propeller Club Port of Naples, highlighted the significance of this alliance, noting that it continues the tradition of hosting events in artistically and historically significant venues, enriching the cultural fabric of maritime discourse.

This twinning enhances the platform for dialogue and cooperation among international maritime professionals, supporting efforts to promote sustainable practices, foster technological advancements, and strengthen the economic vitality of the Mediterranean maritime sector.



With the twinning of Naples Shipping Week and the Malta Maritime Summit, the global maritime community can anticipate a series of enlightening discussions and collaborative opportunities. These events are set to influence the trajectory of maritime industry practices, fostering a more integrated and sustainable future for global trade and maritime culture.

For further details, visit the official sites of Naples Shipping Week and the Malta Maritime Summit.